A New Technology Could Prevent Fires Caused by Lithium-Ion Batteries

A New Technology Could Prevent Fires Caused by Lithium-Ion Batteries

Nanyang Technological University (NTU) scientists have claimed to have invented a battery component that provides an added layer of protection to prevent short circuits, the leading cause of fires in ...
/ / Solar, Technology
Daily News Wrap-Up: Rosatom to Build 3 GWh Li-ion Battery Manufacturing Plant

Daily News Wrap-Up: Rosatom to Build 3 GWh Li-ion Battery Manufacturing Plant

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Russian state-owned Rosatom State Nuclear Energy (Rosatom) has announced it will build its 3 GWh lithium-ion battery ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
EnerVenue Secures $100 Million for its Metal-Hydrogen Batteries

EnerVenue Secures $100 Million for its Metal-Hydrogen Batteries

US-based renewable storage battery manufacturer EnerVenue has raised $100 million in Series A funding led by Schlumberger New Energy. EnerVenue is said to be the first company to bring metal-hydrogen batteries to the ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
Solar Energy Could Power Over 25% Trains of Indian Railways Report

Solar Energy Could Power Over 25% Trains of Indian Railways: Report

According to a recent report published by Climate Trends and Riding Sunbeams, one in four trains of the Indian Railways could be powered by solar power. Indian Railways is one of India's ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
An Energy Storage Technology That Could Reduce Charging Time to Minutes

An Energy Storage Technology That Could Reduce Charging Time to Minutes

Researchers from Tulane University developed an energy storage technology that could reduce charging time to a matter of minutes compared to lithium-ion batteries.  The study was funded by the Department ...
/ / Energy Storage, Technology
Battery Analytics Company ACCURE Secures $8 Million Funding

Battery Analytics Company ACCURE Secures $8 Million Funding

Blue Bear Capital, a U.S.-based investor, focused on digital technologies for energy and climate solutions, Capnamic Ventures, and 42CAP have invested $8 million in ACCURE - a software and artificial ...
/ / Energy Storage, Market & Policy
TANGEDCO to Develop a 4 GW Solar Park With Battery Energy Storage in Tamil Nadu

TANGEDCO to Develop a 4 GW Solar Park With Battery Energy Storage in Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu’s Power Minister V Senthil Balaji informed the legislative assembly that Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) would develop a 4 GW solar park with battery energy storage ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Daily News Wrap-Up: IREDA to Assist TANGEDCO with Renewable Projects and Fundraising

Daily News Wrap-Up: IREDA to Assist TANGEDCO with Renewable Projects and Fundraising

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Tamil Nadu Generation ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Assam’s Electric Vehicle Policy 2021 Aims at 200,000 EVs to be Deployed by 2026

Assam’s Electric Vehicle Policy 2021 Aims at 200,000 EVs to be Deployed by 2026

Assam is the latest Indian state to announce an electric vehicle (EV) policy. The Electric Vehicle Policy of Assam, 2021 aims for 25% EV penetration in all vehicle registrations by ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Giga Factory for Lithium-Ion Battery With ₹25 Billion Investment to Come Up in Chennai

Giga Factory for Lithium-Ion Battery With ₹25 Billion Investment to Come Up in Chennai

Automotive electrical components manufacturer Lucas TVS and U.S.-based 24M Technologies plan to set up a ₹25 billion (~$342.33 million) gigafactory near Chennai to manufacture innovative and disruptive lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery ...
/ / Energy Storage, Large Scale
Daily News Wrap-Up: Lucas TVS, 24M Technologies to Build Li-Ion Giga Factory in India

Daily News Wrap-Up: Lucas TVS, 24M Technologies to Build Li-Ion Giga Factory in India

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Automotive electrical components manufacturer Lucas TVS Ltd. and 24M Technologies signed a license and services agreement to construct ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Researchers Claim to Have Found a Stable, High Energy Density Lithium-Metal Battery

Researchers Claim to Have Found a Stable, High Energy Density Lithium-Metal Battery

Researchers from Helmholtz Institute Ulm and Cheongju University have developed a new lithium-metal battery that claims to offer an extremely high energy density of 560 watt-hours per kilogram with remarkably ...
/ / Energy Storage, Technology
Renewables Could Meet All Power Demand in Australia at Certain Times by 2025 AEMO

Renewables Could Meet All Power Demand in Australia at Certain Times by 2025: AEMO

Australia’s mainland National Electricity Market (NEM) states could have sufficient renewable energy resources available in 2025 to meet the cumulative power demand of consumers in certain periods, Australian Energy Market ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Odisha Announces EV Policy, Aims 20% Electric Vehicle Registrations by 2025

Odisha Announces EV Policy, Aims 20% Electric Vehicle Registrations by 2025

The Odisha Government has announced the Electric vehicle (EV) Policy, 2021, which aims to accelerate the adoption of EVs, especially in the category of electric two-wheelers (E2W), three-wheelers (E3W), and ...
/ / Electric Vehicles, Grid
Pune-based EV Charging Startup goEgoNetwork Raises $2 Million in Seed Funding

Pune-based EV Charging Startup goEgoNetwork Raises $2 Million in Seed Funding

Pune-based startup providing electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions goEgoNetwork has raised $2 million in seed funding to expand its electric charging network. Rishi Bagla, Chairman of Bagla Group, an auto component manufacturer, ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
Graphene Battery Maker Nanotech Energy Raises $64 Million in Series D Funding

Graphene Battery Maker Nanotech Energy Raises $64 Million in Series D Funding

Nanotech Energy, a U.S.-based battery energy storage company, has raised $64 million in Series D funding. Fubon Financial Holdings, a Taiwan-based financial investment holding company, led the funding round. Nanotech ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
Indian Researchers Develop a Dendrite-Free Zinc-Iron Redox-Flow Battery

Indian Researchers Develop a Dendrite-Free Zinc-Iron Redox-Flow Battery

The widespread deployment of renewable energies such as wind and solar has increased the demand for energy storage. Redox-flow batteries are scalable energy-storage devices that are one of the most ...
/ / Energy Storage, Technology
Global Installed Solar Capacity Could Reach 3,000 GW by 2030: Report

Global Installed Solar Capacity Could Reach 3,000 GW by 2030: Report

Global installed solar capacity would be doubled by 2025 and quadrupled to 3,000 GW by 2030, DNV said in its latest technology report. The report stated that global solar power generation could ...
/ / Solar, Utility Scale
Researchers Claim a New Material Can Lower Production Cost of Lithium Batteries

Researchers Claim a New Material Can Lower Production Cost of Lithium Batteries

Researchers from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) claimed to have developed a new material, lithium zirconium chloride (LZC), which could help lower solid-state lithium batteries' production ...
EV Charging Company ADS-TEC Energy to Go Public in a $580 Million SPAC Deal

EV Charging Company ADS-TEC Energy to Go Public in a $580 Million SPAC Deal

ADS-TEC Energy, a Germany-based electric vehicle (EV) charging company, has signed a definitive business combination agreement with European Sustainable Growth Acquisition Corporation (EUSG), a special purpose acquisition company, resulting in ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
Canadian Solar's Net Revenue Increased 105% to $1.43 Billion in Q2 2021

Canadian Solar’s Net Revenue Increased 105% to $1.43 Billion in Q2 2021

Canada-based module manufacturer Canadian Solar released its financial results for the second quarter (Q2) of 2021 and reported a 105% year-over-year (YoY) increase in its net revenue to $1.43 billion from $695.84 ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Reliance, Bill Gates, and Others Invest $144 Million in Energy Storage Company Ambri

Reliance, Bill Gates, and Others Invest $144 Million in Energy Storage Company Ambri

Reliance New Energy Solar Limited (RNESL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Reliance Industries Limited, along with investors like Bill Gates, Fortistar, Paulson & Co., and few other investors, have invested $144 ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
Battery & Fuel Cell Company Log 9 Materials Raises $ 8.5 Million in Series A+ Funding

Battery & Fuel Cell Company Log 9 Materials Raises $8.5 Million in Series A+ Funding

Bengaluru-headquartered advanced battery and fuel cell technology company, Log 9 Materials has raised $8.5 million in Series A+ funding led by Amara Raja Batteries (ARBL), an industrial and automotive batteries ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Other
Daily News Wrap-Up: Reliance and Swiggy Ink Pact to Power Food Delivery in India with EVs

Daily News Wrap-Up: Reliance and Swiggy Ink Pact to Power Food Delivery in India with EVs

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Fuel retailer Reliance BP Mobility Limited and food delivery app Swiggy have inked a pact to deploy ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: AC Energy to Develop Rooftop Solar Projects Across Asia

Daily News Wrap-Up: AC Energy to Develop Rooftop Solar Projects Across Asia

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: AC Energy Corporation, through its 100% subsidiary AC Renewables International, entered a joint venture with NEFIN Holding ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy